Gov Gumarin: Guimaras sought exemption for release of P264 million before 2016 elections


Guimaras Governor Samuel Gumarin said the provincial government sought exemption for the release of P264 million in public founds before the 2016 elections.

The Guimaras politiko’s statement came following the plunder and technical malversation complaint of a resident.

Rodrigo Gabales, a San Lorenzo resident, said the release of P264 million was not allowed 45 days before a regular election/.

Gumarin said the amount was used for social services, Manggahan Festival, and other programs.

He also said the provincial government has no idea about Gabales’ complaint.